(February 1943)

Fiction House, 1942 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1942-11-18
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Flying Stories, Inc.
Brand
Fiction House Magazines
Editing
Larabie Cunningham (Editor); Gene Fawcette (Art Director)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Sequence order and story titles provided by Gary Watson via the GCD Error List, 8 August 2006. Entire issue revised/updated Jan. 2007 by HS/HW/JV.

The on-sale date is from the publication date recorded in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Part 2, Periodicals, 1943, New Series, Vol. 38, No. 1.


Commando Steel for Slant-Eyes (Table of Contents)

U. S. Rangers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Inks
Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Sheena, Queen of the Jungle; Wambi, Jungle Boy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Commando Steel For Slant-Eyes (Table of Contents: 2)

U. S. Rangers / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. Raymond W. Colt]
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Uncle Sam's Rangers--Salute to them! Salute to...
Genre
war
Characters
Captain Morgan; John Red Hawk; unnamed princess

Indexer Notes

The story title is taken from the cover blurb.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Sea Devil / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Capt. Nelson Jones]
Pencils
Graham Ingels
Inks
Graham Ingels
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A new type two-man sub is commissioned at...
Genre
war
Characters
Heck Dewey; Biff Swenson; Cora Werner; Mungo; Mr. Werner; Nazis
Keywords
Everglades

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Armand Weygand]
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From the dawn of time a bestial curse has...
Genre
detective-mystery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Danny O'Shea; Prof. Broussard; Dr. Ucselak; Anton Kalescu; Teresa Broussard; Bimbo (dog); Renee
Synopsis
Professor Broussard recounts to Dr. Ucselak how he became interested in werewolves.
Keywords
Carpathian Mountains; werewolf

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Commando Rangers / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Kerrigan Wells]
Pencils
Mike Suchorsky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Flash! Exclusive! Why have German propaganda sources unaccountably...
Genre
war
Characters
The Commando Rangers (introduction)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Private Elmer Pippin and the Colonel's Daughter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
? [as George R. Cracker]
Pencils
Al Walker (signed)
Inks
Al Walker (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Assigned to orderly detail our hero confronts Colonel...
Genre
humor; military
Characters
Elmer Pippin; Hazel Nutt; Col. Nutt; Fifth Columnists
Synopsis
Private Pippin mistakenly believes that he has been commissioned as a lieutenant.

Tulagi Terror (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Douglas Bell]
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Marines at scattered outposts on Tulagi in the Solomon...
Genre
war
Characters
Shorty Ticknor

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Rocky Hall Jungle Stalker / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Buck Masters]
Pencils
George Appel ?
Inks
Saul Rosen
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The trio cool off in a rushing jungle...
Genre
jungle
Characters
Rocky Hall; Gary; Aimee; Gerard Darne
Keywords
diamonds; elephant

The Scarlet Crab (Table of Contents: 9)

Glory Forbes Vigilante / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Bob Hickok]
Pencils
Pagsilang Rey Isip
Inks
Pagsilang Rey Isip
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Deep in America's throbbing defense heart, Japan plunges her...
Genre
adventure
Characters
Glory Forbes; Finnegan; Billy; Yaki Su; Randy Duncan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

The Phantom Falcons / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
? [as William Brooks]
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
What has happened to the Japanese garrison at...
Genre
war
Characters
Phantom Falcons [Jock Sturtevant; Ace Ely; John Lovelace; Peg Darnell; Bud]; Baku
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Commando Steel for Slant-Eyes
    U. S. Rangers
  2. 1. ["2 thrilling jungle books!"]
    Sheena, Queen of the Jungle; Wambi, Jungle Boy
  3. 2. Commando Steel For Slant-Eyes
    U. S. Rangers
  4. 3. ["A new type two-man sub is commissioned at..."]
    The Sea Devil
  5. 4. ["From the dawn of time a bestial curse has..."]
    The Werewolf Hunter
  6. 5. ["Flash! Exclusive! Why have German propaganda sources unaccountably..."]
    Commando Rangers
  7. 6. ["Assigned to orderly detail our hero confronts Colonel..."]
    Private Elmer Pippin and the Colonel's Daughter
  8. 7. Tulagi Terror
  9. 8. ["The trio cool off in a rushing jungle..."]
    Rocky Hall Jungle Stalker
  10. 9. The Scarlet Crab
    Glory Forbes Vigilante
  11. 10. ["What has happened to the Japanese garrison at..."]
    The Phantom Falcons
  12. 11. ["Why guess? Get the best"]
  13. 12. ["How to make your body bring you fame... instead of shame!"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Del Gruber
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mitchell Maglio
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • James Ludwig
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.